Stories tagged: shootings
Sat., Nov. 13, 2010
Man firing shotgun killed by officers
A gunman suspected of shooting at a home was shot and killed by Spokane police officers Friday after abandoning his truck outside a busy restaurant and firing at officers, witnesses …
Fri., Nov. 12, 2010, 9 p.m.
Witnesses describe fatal north Spokane shooting
A gunman suspecting of shooting at a home was shot and killed by Spokane police officers Friday after abandoning his truck outside a busy restaurant and firing at officers, witnesses …
Tue., Oct. 26, 2010, 6:57 p.m.
Man killed by deputy attempted suicide in July
A man shot and killed by a Spokane County sheriff’s deputy on Sunday underwent a mental evaluation after trying to commit suicide last summer.
Wed., Oct. 6, 2010, 4:22 p.m.
Pregnant woman shot in drug raid faces charges
The unarmed pregnant woman shot during a drug raid in Spokane nearly two weeks ago has been identified Keamia D. Powell, 24.
Fri., Oct. 1, 2010, 8:13 p.m.
Sheriff: Deputies haven’t changed their stories
Two deputies involved in a shooting last month near Wandermere have not changed their stories about what happened that night, Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said. A search warrant stating that interviews …
Tue., Sept. 28, 2010, 1:20 p.m.
WSP sergeant who shot pregnant woman is 25-year vet
The Washington State Patrol sergeant who shot an unarmed pregnant woman during a drug raid in Spokane early Friday has been identified as Lee Slemp, a 25-year veteran.
Fri., Sept. 24, 2010, 11:13 a.m.
State patrol officer shoots pregnant woman
A Washington State Patrol detective-sergeant shot and wounded a pregnant woman while serving a search warrant in Spokane this morning.
Thu., Sept. 23, 2010, 8:11 p.m.
Deputies may not have been fired upon
Two deputies who initially said an armed assault suspect fired on them before they shot back, wounding him last week, now say they’re unsure if the man shot at them …
Tue., Sept. 14, 2010, 2:29 p.m.
Idaho man admits 2007 killing in Coolin
A North Idaho man set to go to trial this week instead pleaded guilty to charges that carry up to 15 years in prison.
Tue., Aug. 3, 2010, 3:48 p.m.
Victim identified in fatal accidental shooting
A 19-year-old Chattaroy man who was declared dead today after being accidentally shot last week has been identified as Tom J. Grauberger.
Thu., July 8, 2010
Soldiering on after rampage
Pfc. George Stratton III, of Post Falls, got his first tattoo a couple of months ago. Just below a fading gunshot wound on Stratton’s left shoulder, in decorative writing, is …
Tue., June 29, 2010, 6:35 p.m.
Hoopfest shooting suspects remain jailed after court
A Spokane police officer pulled his gun on a suspect in Saturday’s shooting at Hoopfest but didn’t fire because of the large crowd, leading to what he described in court …
Sat., June 5, 2010
Man held in shooting also suspect in ongoing drug case
Although a shooting in northeast Spokane on Thursday likely wasn’t gang-related, the Los Angeles man accused in the incident was arrested earlier this year in a crack cocaine investigation targeting …
Fri., June 4, 2010, 7:04 p.m.
Man with gang ties accused in shooting
Although a shooting in northeast Spokane Thursday likely wasn’t gang-related, the Los Angeles man accused in the incident was arrested earlier this year in a crack cocaine investigation targeting several …
Fri., April 30, 2010, 5:58 p.m.
Man looking for porcupine dies in accidental shooting
A Greenacres man who set out to kill a problem porcupine died today from what investigators believe was an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot.
Thu., April 29, 2010, 1:02 p.m.
Investigation into police shooting sent to prosecutors
A law enforcement investigation into the fatal shooting of a gunman by a Spokane police officer last month has been sent to the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office for review.
Tue., March 30, 2010
Gunman killed Friday assaulted cops in ’01
A gunman shot and killed by Spokane police on Friday had assaulted law enforcement in Vancouver, Wash., eight years ago. Todd E. White, 46, pleaded guilty to two counts of …
Mon., March 29, 2010, 9:34 p.m.
Gunman killed by police had history of assault
A gunman shot and killed by Spokane police on Friday had assaulted law enforcement in Vancouver, Wash., eight years ago.
Sat., March 27, 2010
Police return shots, kill man
A shootout with police early Friday killed a Spokane man who investigators say threatened family in a dispute over firearms. Todd E. White, 46, died after Spokane police officers returned …
Sat., March 27, 2010
Man guilty in park shooting
A Spokane man who shot another man at a park nearly two years ago acted maliciously, but he didn’t try to kill his victim, a jury ruled Friday. Aleksandr V. …
Fri., March 26, 2010, 8:01 p.m.
Jury: Shooting was assault, not attempted murder
A Spokane man who shot another man at a park nearly two years acted maliciously, but he didn’t try to kill his victim, a jury ruled Friday.
Mon., March 8, 2010, 12:14 p.m.
Grant County teen killed in drive-by shooting
A Grant County teenager was killed Sunday in a drive-by shooting that also injured another boy in the ankle.
Sun., Dec. 27, 2009, 6:45 p.m.
Man shot by police in Spokane Valley
Spokane Valley police shot a man they described as suicidal following a standoff this afternoon.
Sun., Dec. 27, 2009, 3:15 p.m.
2 shot in downtown CdA; suspect is noted businessman
Two Moses Lake men visiting family for Christmas were shot in downtown Coeur d’Alene early Sunday, one critically. The suspect is a North Idaho businessman who reportedly had been involved …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2009
Gates orders Fort Hood inquiry
WASHINGTON – A wide-ranging review ordered Thursday by Defense Secretary Robert Gates will strive to answer what he called “troubling questions” raised by the shootings at Fort Hood. The Pentagon …
Tue., Nov. 17, 2009
Wounded soldier believes fast action at Fort Hood saved life
Since a killer’s bullet entered the back of his left shoulder, Pfc. George Stratton III, of Post Falls, has shaken President Barack Obama’s hand and been hugged by the first …
Mon., Nov. 16, 2009
Raeed N. Tayeh: Shooting puts Muslims under harsher scrutiny
For American Muslims, the Fort Hood massacre is a crisis. There are open calls for a blanket investigation of Muslims in the military and even demands for a ban on …
Mon., Nov. 16, 2009
Nation in brief: Post reports Imam denies Fort Hood role
WASHINGTON – The radical Muslim imam who communicated with the Fort Hood shooting suspect said he did not pressure Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan to harm Americans, The Washington Post reported …
Fri., Nov. 13, 2009
Charges filed against Hasan
FORT HOOD, Texas – Military officials on Thursday filed 13 charges of premeditated murder against Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan for allegedly gunning down his fellow soldiers last week, setting the …
Thu., Nov. 12, 2009, 11:10 a.m.
Army: Fort Hood suspect charged with murder
The Army psychiatrist accused in the Fort Hood shootings was charged with 13 counts of premeditated murder in the military’s legal system, making him eligible for the death penalty if …